Hold Your Fare, Not Your Breath: A Look at 2022 Fare Lock-In Policies

Buying time to decide if you want to confirm a great deal can significantly reduce airfare anxiety.

Let’s face it – pulling the trigger and clicking “buy” on an airline ticket never comes with any guarantee that the fare won’t drop tomorrow or next week, making you feel like you just got duped. Knowing when to buy or wait isn’t so easy to guess perfectly.

Most people don’t realize this. They see an amazing FCF fare alert and think to themselves, “I’m not ready yet, I won’t know my dates for a few more days,” and let the fare just pass on by.

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